The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 5 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 79 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.52% 7.95% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.17% 12.67% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 8 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £385 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £480 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 150 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.94% 62.76% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 73 144
Average daily rate £425 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £16.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 46 £425 - 4
Bedford -10 1 - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 39 (28.47%) HTML
1 39 (28.47%) Retail
2 37 (27.01%) .NET
3 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (24.82%) Scrum
4 34 (24.82%) ASP.NET
5 33 (24.09%) JavaScript
6 32 (23.36%) C#
7 29 (21.17%) MVC
8 27 (19.71%) TDD
9 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
10 24 (17.52%) TeamCity
11 22 (16.06%) Subversion
12 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
13 19 (13.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (13.14%) hybris
15 17 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (11.68%) Finance
17 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (10.22%) CSS
18 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (10.22%) Ajax
19 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
20 12 (8.76%) OO
20 12 (8.76%) Visual Studio
20 12 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (8.76%) Android
20 12 (8.76%) Apple iOS
21 11 (8.03%) Oracle
21 11 (8.03%) Web Services

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.30%) CMS
2 8 (5.84%) IIS
3 4 (2.92%) Apache
3 4 (2.92%) Confluence
3 4 (2.92%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.46%) WordPress
4 2 (1.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
3 4 (2.92%) MS Project
4 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.19%) Agresso
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) SaaS
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) DNS
1 5 (3.65%) DHCP
1 5 (3.65%) FTP
2 2 (1.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.73%) SSH
3 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) MySQL
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (17.52%) TeamCity
2 22 (16.06%) Subversion
3 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.76%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.84%) JIRA
6 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.46%) Ant
7 2 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.46%) Moq
7 2 (1.46%) NUnit
7 2 (1.46%) Maven
8 1 (0.73%) FinalBuilder
8 1 (0.73%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.73%) Log4Net
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (28.47%) Retail
2 16 (11.68%) Finance
3 7 (5.11%) General Ledger
4 5 (3.65%) Back Office
5 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (1.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Developer
2 25 (18.25%) Analyst
3 23 (16.79%) Business Analyst
4 22 (16.06%) Architect
5 16 (11.68%) Project Manager
6 13 (9.49%) .NET Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Integration Manager
8 9 (6.57%) Business Architect
9 8 (5.84%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.84%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.38%) Systems Integration Manager
11 6 (4.38%) Systems Manager
12 5 (3.65%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (2.92%) C# Developer
13 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.47%) HTML
2 37 (27.01%) .NET
3 34 (24.82%) ASP.NET
4 14 (10.22%) CSS
4 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (10.22%) Ajax
5 11 (8.03%) Web Services
5 11 (8.03%) XML
6 9 (6.57%) XSLT
7 8 (5.84%) DOM
7 8 (5.84%) JSP
7 8 (5.84%) WSDL
7 8 (5.84%) CSS3
7 8 (5.84%) Sass
7 8 (5.84%) LESS
7 8 (5.84%) HTML5
7 8 (5.84%) XHR
7 8 (5.84%) Django
7 8 (5.84%) Dojo
7 8 (5.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) EPoS
2 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.73%) Tandem
7 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
7 1 (0.73%) EFT
7 1 (0.73%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.76%) Android
1 12 (8.76%) Apple iOS
2 11 (8.03%) Windows
3 4 (2.92%) UNIX
3 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) Linux
4 2 (1.46%) CentOS
4 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.82%) Scrum
3 29 (21.17%) MVC
4 27 (19.71%) TDD
5 19 (13.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.76%) OO
8 12 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (6.57%) CRM
9 9 (6.57%) B2C
9 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.57%) Project Management
9 9 (6.57%) Change Management
10 8 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (5.11%) BPR
11 7 (5.11%) Migration
11 7 (5.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.09%) JavaScript
2 32 (23.36%) C#
3 9 (6.57%) Java
4 7 (5.11%) SQL
5 4 (2.92%) AWK
5 4 (2.92%) PHP
5 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.46%) VB
6 2 (1.46%) PHP5
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.19%) ISEB
2 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) SCOM
2 5 (3.65%) SCCM
3 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (13.14%) hybris
2 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle
4 10 (7.30%) Endeca
5 6 (4.38%) SAP
6 3 (2.19%) F5
6 3 (2.19%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.46%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.73%) Akamai
8 1 (0.73%) Mercator
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco
8 1 (0.73%) Anite
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